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Unique ID: NMS-2761FB

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Incomplete Roman copper alloy Colchester derivative, rear hook brooch, Mackreth (2011) Type CD RH . Worn and corroded, broken rear-hook, vertical groove on both broken C-sectioned wings. The face of the rectangular-sectioned bow has traces of a knurled median rib at the upper end but much of surface corroded and missing, lower part and foot missing. Extant length 21mm. Extant wingspan 16mm. c.43 - c.65 AD.

(Finder's number AD 504)

Class: Colchester derivative, rear hook
Sub class: Mackreth 2011, CD RH

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 65

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th March 2018 - Monday 16th April 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 62702
Other reference: NMD042018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Swannington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1418
Four figure Latitude: 52.71731053
Four figure longitude: 1.16702019
1:25K map: TG1418
1:10K map: TG11NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 4 months ago
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